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Originally posted by hezbgal
U.S. and Israel fears democracy in the Middle East otherwise, it will not be able subjugate us Arabs. U.S. says it gives aid to Egypt - that's military aid to suppress the people. The Egyptian police that is throwing the tear gas canister and gun shot - all made in U.S.A. Israel's Netanyahu said that the protesters are against democracy and talking rubbish that the Islamic extremists will take over. Egyptians are intellectuals and fed up with the government corruption.
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Originally posted by Erno86
"Mubarak's royalist, monarchist pretensions, his plan to install his son Gamal as his successor, truly offended a lot of Egyptians, who found it humiliating. Humiliation is a powerful motivator in the Middle East."
Several CNN journalists heard from pro-Mubarak demonstrators that they worked for the government. Staff from the national petrochemical company said they had been ordered to come and protest.